The Weatherhead Center Fellows Program accepts applications from Harvard College sophomores, juniors, and seniors for positions as paid research assistants to Fellows. The Fellows are senior-level international affairs practitioners, including diplomats, politicians, military officers, journalists, civil servants, and nongovernmental organization officials.
Students are paid at an hourly rate of $13 for service as a Fellow's research assistant.
Harvard College sophomores, juniors, and seniors who have an interest in working with the Center's senior-level international affairs practitioners are eligible to apply.
Accepted students may spend up to five hours per week assisting a Fellow with various tasks such as conducting library and online research, summarizing and analyzing research materials, and proofreading and editing written work.
Applicants should furnish the following:
Applications for each academic year must be submitted by October 1, 2012, but earlier application is encouraged.